The Penang Pirate
Author John Conroy Hutcheson
This is a fairly short book, consisting of two short stories. The first of these, “The Penang Pirate”, describes how the Captain of tHe “Hankow Lin”, suspecting that there might be a piratical attack on his vessel on her return voyage from Canton to Australia, lays plans to spoil the pirates’ fun. As a result of this the attacking pirate vessel is soundly beaten, but there were some interesting events and confrontations before they actually met the pirate schooner.
Publisher Blackie and Son, Ltd, London, Glasgow, Dublin.
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